2017 ORS 672.153¹
Registration in new branch of profession
  • fee

If the State Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying specifies a new branch of engineering, land surveying or photogrammetric mapping for examination and registration under ORS 672.002 (Definitions for ORS 672.002 to 672.325) to 672.325 (Civil penalties), the board may issue a certificate to an individual in the new branch without examination if the individual:

(1) Is already registered as an engineer and the new branch is a branch of engineering;

(2) Is already registered as an engineer or land surveyor and the new branch is a branch of land surveying;

(3) Is already registered as an engineer, land surveyor or photogrammetrist and the new branch is a branch of photogrammetric mapping;

(4) Establishes to the satisfaction of the board that the individual has four years’ experience in the new branch specified by the board;

(5) Pays the fee established under ORS 672.155 (Establishment of fees by rule) for certification in a newly established branch, without examination, based on experience; and

(6) Submits an application to the board for issuance of the certificate in the new branch within one year after the date the board first gives an examination in the new branch. [2005 c.445 §5; 2009 c.259 §11]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Need for services of registered professional engineer for construc­tion, reconstruc­tion or repair of public roads, (1979) Vol 40, p 143

Chapter 672

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Design of air pollu­tion control equip­ment and wigwam waste burners as professional engineering, (1971) Vol 35, p 917

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 672—Professional Engineers; Land Surveyors; Photogrammetrists; Geologists, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors672.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 672, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano672.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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